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The race for the atomic bomb: What you need to know about ‘Manhattan’

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It is one of the most compelling stories in American history, the race for the atomic bomb.

Our parent company, Tribune Broadcasting and WGN America have made it into a TV series.

"Manhattan' is set to debut Sunday, July 27th at 9p est on WGN America.

You can also watch it on FOX 8 at 11 p.m.

FOX 8's Gabe Spiegel got a behind-the-scenes-tour of the 'Manhattan' set in New Mexico.

According to Gabe, it is historically accurate and is chocked full of secrets and deception.

Watch the sneak peek in Gabe's story above.